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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Johnston, IA 50131
An exciting opportunity to grow your career awaits you! Kelly Services is looking for a highly motivated, dynamic individual to work in a leading lab environment in the Johnson, IA area! This is an entry level contractor position working in a lab based, sterile environment.





**Day to Day Responsibilities May Include:**




+ Plant embryo rescue in a sterile environment - tasks include cleaning plant material, extracting and plating embryos, transferring embryos, transferring plantlets, and data recording.

+ Utilize Excel or other data analysis and tracking software on a daily basis.

+ Perform very detail-oriented tasks, as well as operate proprietary equipment and processes.

+ Prioritize workload requirements with team and follow good laboratory practices.

+ Remain compliant with safety standards and SOP protocols.

+ Work effectively across multiple projects, and in a constantly changing workload environment.





**Requirements:**




+ HS Diploma or equivalent.

+ Ability to work well with teams as well as independently

+ Ability to handle pollen allergens.

+ Ability to stay focused while performing repetitive tasks.

+ Ability to physically lift 20 40 lbs





**Preferred Qualifications:**




+ Bachelors in Biology, Botany, Plant Physiology, Biotechnology, Horticulture, etc.

+ Experience with plant embryo rescue and/or tissue culture.

+ Experience working in a lab with sterile conditions.

+ Experience working with a microscope.

+ Experience with problem solving, innovation, and process improvement.

+ Good computer skills.

+ Excellent organizational skills.

+ Strong attention to detail.





Apply today for immediate consideration!






**Why Kelly** **** **?**



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-12-23 Expires: 2020-01-23

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